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West Michigan Election Day Results – May 5, 2015

Today, Michigan voters decided if the state sales tax would be increased from six percent to seven percent.

Voters in Byron Township, Caledonia, East Grand Rapids, Forest Hills, Grand Haven, Hudsonville, Kentwood, West Ottawa and other communities also had issues on the ballot.

Results are in.

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Should Voting be Mandatory? [Poll]

The idea of mandatory voting has received attention this spring after President Barack Obama discussed it in Cleveland on March 18.

Should voting be mandatory in the United States?

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Polls Open Until 8PM, View Your Sample Ballot and Polling Location

Today, Michigan votes on Proposal 1 which would increase the sales/use tax from 6% to 7%. Many voters in West Michigan face additional issues on the ballot.

Prepare to vote with a look at your sample ballot and polling location.

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Steve Frost, ThinkStock
Steve Frost, ThinkStock
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Should Michigan Increase the Sales Tax to Fund Road Repairs? [Poll]

In May, Michigan voters may be asked to vote on whether to increase the Michigan sales tax from 6 percent to 7 percent in order to fix Michigan roads and bridges.

The deal, approved by lawmakers and Governor Rick Snyder, would need approval from two-thirds of the Legislature to make it on the ballot.

Should Michigan increase the sales tax to 7% to pay for road repairs?

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ArtPrize 2014: Final Round Voting Deadline’s Tonight at 11:59 p.m.

Time to vote again!

The deadline for the final round of voting at ArtPrize 2014 is tonight at 11:59 p.m.

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Election Results – August 5, 2014

Tuesday was primary election day in Michigan.

West Michigan voters decided on candidates for state House and Senate, Congress, judges, county commission, and multiple proposals.

Results are in.

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West Michigan Election Results – May 6, 2014

School issues, sidewalks, and more were on the ballot in West Michigan today.

Results are in.

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West Michigan Election Results – November 5, 2013

There were a number of issues on the ballot across West Michigan today.

Results are in.

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Nicole Klauss, Flickr
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November 5th Ballot Review For West Michigan

Tuesday, November 5, brings a variety of issues to the ballot for many West Michigan communities.

Take a look at your ballot and get ready to vote!

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secretlondon123, flickr
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West Michigan Elections On August 6

Many areas of West Michigan will be voting on Tuesday, August 6.

Take a look at who's voting and what's at stake in West Michigan.

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Elections Held Across Michigan On May 7

Dozens of special elections are being held in Michigan on Tuesday, May 7.

There are elections in Hudsonville, Wyoming, Zeeland, Otsego, Holland, Grandville, and many other West Michigan locations.

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Lowell Schools Millage Fails

It's election night for some school districts in West Michigan.

Results are coming in.

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